Meet the Team

Robert Burger

Fortress Foundation Solutions

Title: Superintendent

Robert Burger from Fortress Foundation Solutions

Robert has been working in the construction business for fourteen years with prior experience in mold remediation and water removal. Since Robert has started working with Fortress, he has been an extremely valuable member of our team and brings his experience along with him. 

He likes to improve the quality of our customers lives by finding, assessing, and resolving the customers problems quickly and efficiently with his coworkers.

In his spare time, he enjoys fishing, hunting, and spending quality time with his family and friends.

 

Customer Reviews
About Me
  • By John J.
    BeaverDam, VA

    "Robert and his team are very professional with a great attitude. They provide solutions to challenges that occur during the..."

    Customer Review

    By John J.
    BeaverDam, VA

    Robert and his team are very professional with a great attitude. They provide solutions to challenges that occur during the process.

  • By Randy G.
    Lynchburg, VA

    "Very hard workers, always busy!"

    Customer Review

    By Randy G.
    Lynchburg, VA

    Very hard workers, always busy!

  • By Dean H.
    Lynchburg, VA

    Customer Review

    By Dean H.
    Lynchburg, VA

  • By Terri S.
    Forest, VA

    "Very professional and informative."

    Customer Review

    By Terri S.
    Forest, VA

    Very professional and informative.

  • By Stephen S.
    Vinton, VA

    "Good reputation, better explanation of process."

    Customer Review

    By Stephen S.
    Vinton, VA

    Good reputation, better explanation of process.

  • By Randy B.
    Roanoke, VA

    "Robert and his crew are hard working and know what they are doing. "

    Customer Review

    By Randy B.
    Roanoke, VA

    Robert and his crew are hard working and know what they are doing. 

  • By Rob P.
    Danville, VA

    Customer Review

    By Rob P.
    Danville, VA

  • By Richard L.

    "Could accomplish the work I needed."

    Customer Review

    By Richard L.

    Could accomplish the work I needed.

Before and after photos from jobs I've worked on:
  • Winchester, VA Push Pier Installation
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    Winchester, VA Push Pier Installation
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    Winchester, VA Push Pier Installation

    This home in Winchester, Virginia had a front entrance that was badly cracking because it was starting to sink. Fortress solved this problem by installing several Push Piers to lift and stabilize the foundation. Fortress dug a trench around the house, installed the Push Piers, then covered them back up. Pier installations are great for many homeowners because they are not visible after the installation.

  • Power Brace Installation - Winchester, VA
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    Power Brace Installation - Winchester, VA
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    Power Brace Installation - Winchester, VA

    This home in Winchester, VA had significant cracking on the outside of the home and the foundation was regularly settling and pulling away from the siding. Fortress Foundation Solutions sent one of our crews out to install Power Braces to stabilize and strengthen the walls over time. 

  • Luray, VA Bowing Walls
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    Luray, VA Bowing Walls
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    Luray, VA Bowing Walls

    This Luray, VA homeowner contacted Fortress Foundation Solutions because they wanted the best of the best to fix his home!

    Our System Designer, Scott Llewellyn, went out to assess the issues in their home, he informed them more about our CarbonArmor Wall Reinforcing System. This system includes flexible carbon fiber fabric straps that are up to 10 times stronger in tension than steel. The great thing about our CarbonArmor Wall Reinforcing System is that if you would ever like to finish your basement, you are always able to paint over the strips!

    When our Foreman, Robert Burger and his crew went out for their installation, Robert sat down with the customer and walked him through all the work that they would be doing on his home. After the project was finished, this homeowner was overjoyed with the wprk that had been done!

  • Luray, VA CarbonArmor and SentrySeal Installation
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    Luray, VA CarbonArmor and SentrySeal Installation
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    Luray, VA CarbonArmor and SentrySeal Installation

    This basement in Luray had a basement that was cracking and bowing. It was also having a slight leaking issue and was very cold. To solve these issues, Fortress installed CarbonArmor Straps on the walls. Fortress also installed SentrySeal and SilverGlow to the outside of the basement to seal it off from water and insulate it.

  • Gordonsville, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Gordonsville, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Gordonsville, VA Basement Waterproofing

    This basement in Gordonsville had water damage due to repeated flooding. This made the basement unusable. Also, mold was growing due to the high moisture level in the basement. Fortress solved these issues by installing a full-perimeter WaterGuard with a SuperSump Plus System and a SaniDry XP Dehumidifier.

  • Beaverdamn, VA Wall Support
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    Beaverdamn, VA Wall Support
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    Beaverdamn, VA Wall Support

    This homeowner contacted Fortress Foundation Solutions because they had noticed their wall in their basement starting to bow inwards. Fortress wanted to give this homeowner piece of mind by giving them a permanent solution to make sure their basement wall would not get any worse. 

    Fortress installed our CarbonArmor Wall Reinforcing System to assure this homeowner his wall would no longer bow inwards. These flexible carbon fiber fabric straps are up to ten times stronger then steel. This system requires no exterior excavation, installs quickly, and won't impact future basement finishing.

    Fortress Foundation Solutions left this homeowner with a better piece of mind then when they first bought the home!

  • Beaverdam, VA CarbonArmor Installation
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    Beaverdam, VA CarbonArmor Installation
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    Beaverdam, VA CarbonArmor Installation

    This basement in Beaverdam had several stair-step cracks on the walls. If these cracks get bigger they could let water in. To solve this, Fortress Foundation Solutions installed CarbonArmor along the walls to stabalize the foundation.

  • Beaverdam, VA Bowing Wall Repair
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    Beaverdam, VA Bowing Wall Repair
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    Beaverdam, VA Bowing Wall Repair

    This home in Beaverdam had foundation walls that were cracking. The homeowner reached out to Fortress for a solution to stabilize those walls.

    Our System Designer, Scott Llewellyn, went out to assess this home and determined that the best solution would be to install our CarbonArmor Wall Reinforcing System.

    The CarbonArmor system permanently stabilizes your home's foundation walls by using fiber-reinforced polymers which are 10-times stronger than steel, yet flexible enough to contour tightly against your basement wall. This homeowner can now rest assured knowing their foundation is supported and stabilized.

  • Push Pier Installation - Beaverdam, Virginia
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    Push Pier Installation - Beaverdam, Virginia
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    Push Pier Installation - Beaverdam, Virginia

    This home in Beaverdam, Virginia had some cracking in the basement walls due to foundation settlement. Fortress installed our Push Piers. These Push Piers are the best foundation repair option available when soil conditions are unknown, providing a permanent solution for your settlement issues.

  • Earlysville, VA Foundation Settlement
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    Earlysville, VA Foundation Settlement
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    Earlysville, VA Foundation Settlement

    The chimney of this home in Earlysville had started to pull away from the home due to settlement of the foundation. The homeowner reached out to Fortress Foundation Solutions to get that area of their home supported and stabilized.

    Fortress went out and installed 3 Helical Piers to not only stabilize that chimney, but also lift it back to it's original position! Once installed the area will be backfilled and the piers will not be visible. 

  • Charlottesville, VA Foundation Settlement
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    Charlottesville, VA Foundation Settlement
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    Charlottesville, VA Foundation Settlement

    This homeowner contacted Fortress Foundatin Solutions because they had some concerns about their foundation. There was a huge crack running along the floor in there home and it looked like one side had started to sink down. 

    Fortress solved this problem by installing our Push Piers. Push Piers feature a patent-pending external sleeve that strengthens the pier at the critical tension point below the bracket. They are installed next to the footings and attached with a heavy duty steel bracket. Soil is backfilled around the piers once stabilization and lifting is complete to finish the installation. 

  • Charlottesville, VA Crawl Space Encapsulation
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    Charlottesville, VA Crawl Space Encapsulation
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    Charlottesville, VA Crawl Space Encapsulation

    The crawl space of this home in Charlottesville was damp and musty, and needed some help!

    Our System Designer, Chris Guill, went out to this assess this crawl space and recommended that the best solution would be to install a complete CleanSpace encapsulation, along with a SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier.

    Our CleanSpace vapor barrier is designed to permanently prevent moisture and outside air from getting into your crawlspace. Together, these products will ensure that this crawl space will remain clean and dry!

  • Charlottesville, VA Wall Support
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    Charlottesville, VA Wall Support
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    Charlottesville, VA Wall Support

    This homeowner contacted Fortress Foundation Solutions because they had noticed their basement walls had started bowing inwards. Fortress went out to assess the issues this homeowner was having and reommended that they have us install our CarbonArmor Wall Reinforcing System. This system includes flexible carbon fiber fabric straps that are up to 10 times stronger in tension than steel. The greast thing about this system is that after the installation, you are still able to potentially finish your basement!

  • Charlottesville, VA Bowing Wall Repair
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    Charlottesville, VA Bowing Wall Repair
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    Charlottesville, VA Bowing Wall Repair

    This garage in Charlottesville had cinder block walls that were badly cracking and bowing. The homeowner reached out to Fortress for a solution to stabilize those walls.

    Our System Designer, Scott Llewellyn, went out to assess this home and determined that the best solution would be to install our CarbonArmor Wall Reinforcing System.

    This system includes flexible carbon fiber fabric straps that are up to 10 times stronger in tension than steel. This homeowner can now rest assured knowing that his foundation is supported and stabilized!

  • Charlottesville, VA Bowing Wall Repair
    Before
    Charlottesville, VA Bowing Wall Repair
    After

    Charlottesville, VA Bowing Wall Repair

    This home in Charlottesville had foundation walls that were cracking. The homeowner reached out to Fortress for a solution to stabilize those walls.

    Our System Designer, Scott Llewellyn, went out to assess this home and determined that the best solution would be to install our CarbonArmor Wall Reinforcing System.

    The CarbonArmor system permanently stabilizes your home's foundation walls by using fiber-reinforced polymers which are 10-times stronger than steel, yet flexible enough to contour tightly against your basement wall. This homeowner can now rest assured knowing their foundation is supported and stabilized.

  • Mount Crawford, VA Crawlspace Encapsulation
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    Mount Crawford, VA Crawlspace Encapsulation
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    Mount Crawford, VA Crawlspace Encapsulation

    This homeowner in Mount Crawford, VA, called Fortress Foundation Solutions because they did not want to have to worry about their crawl space flooding anymore. They never noticed that their crawl space had water damage until a musty smell started circulating throughout their home. When they went to take a look, they realized that their crawl space had flooded and the insulation was falling down. 

    Fortress came out to their home to install our CleanSpace Vapor Barrier along with our TripleSafe Sump Pump and our SandiDry Sedona Dehumidifier to assure this homeowner that their crawl space would stay free from mold, mildew, and water! We transformed their crawl space into a cleaner, healthier, and more energy-efficient space

     

  • Mount Crawford, VA Crawl Space Encapsulation
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    Mount Crawford, VA Crawl Space Encapsulation
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    Mount Crawford, VA Crawl Space Encapsulation

    This customer in Mount Crawford, VA contacted Fortress Foundation Solutions because they could not figure out why they were continuously receiving water in their crawl space.

    Fortress installed our CleanSpace Vapor Barrier along with our SmartSump Crawl Space Sump Pump. This sump pump is the ideal choice for crawl spaces! Our SmartSump provides all the protection you need from leaks and floods. This sump pump is designed to fit with the CleanSpace liner and has a sump alarm to assure you are always aware of any water in your crawl space.

  • Mount Sidney, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Mount Sidney, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Mount Sidney, VA Basement Waterproofing

    This homeowner in Mount Sidney, VA called Fortress Foundation Solutions because they were tired of receiving water in their basement.

    They were not entirely sure where the water was coming in from so our System Designer, Zach Bullock, went out to their home to assess the issues they were having. Zach informed the homeowner that the best solution would be to install our full perimeter WaterGuard System. 

    Our WaterGuard System assured our customer that their basement would stay dry! This Drainage System is designed to be installed below the floor slab, resting on top of the foundation footing.

  • Fort Defiance, VA Foundation Stabilization
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    Fort Defiance, VA Foundation Stabilization
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    Fort Defiance, VA Foundation Stabilization

    The walls on this basement were bowing and cracking. To stop this problem Fortress installed nine Carbon Armor straps, eight Power Braces, and six GeoLock Anchors. The foundation is now stabilized and will never have issues again.

  • Staunton, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Staunton, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Staunton, VA Basement Waterproofing

    This homeowner contacted Fortress because they were tired of receiving water and having a musty smell in their basement. Fortress solved all of their problems by installing our WaterGuard system and our CleanSpace Wall system. They will no longer receive standing water because our WaterGuard system is designed to collect the water that is coming in through your walls then draining that water into your sump pump. Our CleanSpace Wall system was installed to create a vapor barrier around their basement walls to block out water vapor and humidity. 

     

  • Lyndhurst, VA CarbonArmor Installation
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    Lyndhurst, VA CarbonArmor Installation
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    Lyndhurst, VA CarbonArmor Installation

    This basement in Lyndhurst had cracking and bowing walls. This can be very dangerous because it is a sign that the foundation wall is failing. Fortress was able to solve this problem by installing CarbonArmor Straps to stabilize the foundation. Over time these straps can be tightened to straighten the wall.

  • Bowing Walls - Lyndhurst, VA
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    Bowing Walls - Lyndhurst, VA
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    Bowing Walls - Lyndhurst, VA

    Bowing walls were the issue with this home in Lyndhurst, VA. The home owner called Fortress Foundation Solutions to see what could be done to fix this hassle. We installed our Carbon Armor straps which secure and stabilize the walls from any further movement. 

  • Buena Vista, VA Wall Support
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    Buena Vista, VA Wall Support
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    Buena Vista, VA Wall Support

    This home in Buena Vista had foundation walls that were cracking and bowing, so the homeowner reached out to Fortress Foundation Solutions to get their foundation stabilized.

    Our System Designer, Caleb, went out to assess this home and determined that the best solution for this foundation would be to install GeoLock Wall Anchors. The GeoLock anchor system permanently stabilizes your foundation wall and, in many cases, can straighten your wall back toward its original position. This homeowner can now rest assured knowing their home is supported and stabilized!

  • Madison Heights, VA Trench Drain Installation
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    Madison Heights, VA Trench Drain Installation
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    Madison Heights, VA Trench Drain Installation

    This basement in Madison Heights had water coming in under the door. To solve this problem Fortress installed a Trench Drain right behind the door to catch any water trying to enter the basement.

  • Madison Heights, VA Push Pier Installation
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    Madison Heights, VA Push Pier Installation
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    Madison Heights, VA Push Pier Installation

    This home in Madison Heights had started settling and sinking, causing cracking in the foundation. Fortress installed 4 Push Piers along the outside walls to stabilize and support the foundation.

  • Madison Heights, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Madison Heights, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Madison Heights, VA Basement Waterproofing

    The basement of this home in Madison Heights had an issue with water seeping in through the foundation with rain. The homeowner reached out to Fortress for a permanent solution to their problem.

    Our System Designer, Zach Bullock, went out to assess this home and determined that the best solution would be to install our WaterGuard XL System along the perimeter of the basement, along with a SuperSump sump pump.

    Our WaterGuard System is designed to capture any wall or floor seepage before it reaches the basement floor, any water will then drain to the SuperSump and be pumped out of the home. Together these products will ensure that this homeowner will no longer have to worry about a wet basement!

  • Madison Heights, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Madison Heights, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Madison Heights, VA Basement Waterproofing

    The basement of this home in Lynchburg had a problem with water intrusion. The homeowner reached out to Fortress for a solution to their problem.

    Our System Designer, Zach Bullock, went out to assess this home and determined that the best solution would be to install our WaterGuard XL System along the perimeter of the basement, along with a SuperSump sump pump

    Our WaterGuard System is designed to capture any wall or floor seepage before it reaches the basement floor, any water will then drain to the SuperSump and be pumped out of the home. These products will work together to ensure that this homeowner will no longer have to worry about a wet basement!

  • Madison Heights, VA Bowing Wall Repair
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    Madison Heights, VA Bowing Wall Repair
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    Madison Heights, VA Bowing Wall Repair

    This homeowner in Madison Heights had cracking in their foundation and reached out to Fortress Foundation Solutions with concerns about their home's stability.

    Fortress went out to this home and installed our GeoLock Wall Anchor System. The GeoLock Anchor System permanently stabilizes the foundation wall and, in many cases, can straighten the wall back toward its original position. Heavy-duty earth anchors are embedded in stable soil away from the foundation wall, and are then connected to steel anchors with long, galvanized rods. Once tightened, the anchors will hold the wall securely in its current position without any further adjustment.

     

  • Concord, VA Foundation Settlement
    Before
    Concord, VA Foundation Settlement
    After

    Concord, VA Foundation Settlement

    This homeowner contacted Fortress with concerns that their home's foundation was settling. There was cracking and separating in the bricks and they wanted to get that stabilized.

    Our System Designer, Scott LLewellyn, went out to assess this home and recommended that push piers be installed to lift and stabilize this foundation.

    Push Piers feature a patent-pending external sleeve that strengthens the pier at the critical tension point below the bracket. They are installed next to the footings and attached with a heavy duty steel bracket. Soil is backfilled around the piers once stabilization and lifting is complete to finish the installation. 

  • Lynchburg, VA Trench Drain Installation
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    Lynchburg, VA Trench Drain Installation
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    Lynchburg, VA Trench Drain Installation

    This house had water that would come into the basement under the door when it rained. Fortress installed a Trench Drain to stop the water from flooding the basement.

our service area

We serve the following areas

Our Locations:

Fortress Foundation Solutions
147 Mill Ridge Rd #234
Lynchburg, VA 24502
1-434-207-5599


Fortress Foundation Solutions
5305 Jefferson Pike
Frederick, MD 21703
1-301-234-7042
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